"New" packet headers and gpg

David Shaw dshaw at jabberwocky.com
Fri Jan 4 05:52:05 CET 2013

On Jan 3, 2013, at 9:53 PM, Stephen Paul Weber <singpolyma at singpolyma.net> wrote:

> Is there a set of switches to tell gpg or gpg2 to produce "new" packet length headers for output?  Specifically <http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc4880#section-4.2.2>.

No.  GPG automatically uses the old packet headers for those packets that can be described that way (i.e. packets numbered less than 16) and new packet headers for all other packets (16 and up).


More information about the Gnupg-users mailing list